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The Paris News (Newspaper) - June 23, 1940, Paris, Texas Sunday morning tone the Paris news parts Texas Page thus rep u b lie a is grand old party till for seek presidential hopeful Here Are fair haired favourites while this is dark horse Corner the Best at popular prices time in Texas Nylon hosiery voting strength has been forecast for Thomas e Dewey 38 new York District attorney with a flair for spectacular trials he comes from Owosso Mich repeater pressing Dewey in ballots at g o p convention will be sen Robert a Taft of Ohio whose father was a president and u s supreme court Justice willing1 no Survey of Republican presidential aspirants can Overlook Michigan sen Arthur h Vandenberg 56 who May give Taft and Dewey a Good race s Aid for democracies has been endorsed by Wendell Wilkie 48 Indiana born utilities magnate seeking Republican nomination for the presi Dency dark suggest keeping an Eye on rep Joseph w Martin 55 Massachusetts publisher and House Republican Leader Hes permanent convention chairman on youth will Harold e Stassen 33 governor of Minnesota give the Republican convention Hes to be the key note speaker is hailed As a lib eral Republican meet opens monday rumours of deals denied by first line candidates most would confirm Stimson Knox appointments Philadelphia leading contenders for the Republican presidential nomination arrived in this Carniv Albent convention City saturday denying fast flying re mors of impending and looking Forward to the party first wide open contest for the Nomina Tion since 1920 when the Conven Tion opens monday Wendell Willkie the new York utilities Man risen from dark horse ranks Thomas e Dewey the Young new York District attorney who swept the preference Primar ies and senator Robert a Taft of Ohio fresh from the firing line in Washington reached town to join senator styles Bridges Frank Gannett and governor Arthur h James of Pennsylvania contend ers who had previously taken up their quarters Here Vandenberg late one of the prominent contend ers senator Arthur Vandenberg of Michigan was not due in town until sunday Dewey holding a press Confer ence said flatly that there was no truth in reports that his forces were teaming up with those of senator Taft in an Effort to Stop asked whether he would accept a vice presidential Nomi nation he said i Trust the question is Academe platform subcommittees were at work behind closed doors including the group at work on the for eign affairs Plank All the groups had been advised to have their planks ready for presentation to the drafting committee by Early evening Alf m Landon chairman of the foreign affairs committee asserted however that that was impossible in his Case to stress peace Plank Landon View repeatedly expressed has been that the Plank should not be written hurriedly because of the Uncertain status of events abroad the Plank is expected to emphasize peace and preparedness urge some degree of assistance to the allies and stress the Republican party As the peace party seated in a Pullman chair be tween North Philadelphia and thirtieth Street stations Willkie poo poohed All talk of a Stop Willkie movement with an Asser Tion that other candidates did not control their delegates to such an extent and flatly asserted he would not accept the vice presidential nomination Dewey discussing the Nomina Tion of Henry l Stimson and col Frank Knox republicans to the Roosevelt Cabinet said they represented views regarded As inter he added however that they were competent and that he would vote to confirm their nomination if he were a member of the Senate Taft asserted he would vote to confirm Knox and Stimson unless Public hearings developed information he did not at present pos sess Willkie also said that if he were a senator he would vote to con firm Stimson and Knox want Strong South the republicans took a major invest in our insured savings share accounts your investment in our association is insured against loss up to by an Agency of the United states government your investment in addition to being Safe pays a Liberal dividend of 3 12 per cent annually first Federal savings and loan 16 Clarksville St Tel 481 Fok Good brisk demand for used in certain it possible to pay you up to for each worn tire on your car protect your family and yourself but dont dont know How Long we can continue these extra Liberal Trade in allowances the tire priced As Low As with your old u s tempered tread safety bonded famous safety tread design guarantee other at French possessions called More valuable than Navy curl late the Dephone big Job there is n supplying of Brand equipment by Kirke l Simpson associated press War analyst the Fate of Frances overseas Empire is of greater concern to the world at Large than even the Fate of her Fleet now reported in British hands there Are definite limitations upon usefulness to the British of the French in size among world navies lacking the Industry ashore that creates and maintains it no Fleet would re main an effective fighting Force Seyo fid the exhaustion of its available stores of ammunition or its guns and spare parts for to complicated mechanisms the greatest danger that Brit Ain faced with French defeat was hat both the French Fleet and an unimpaired French Industrial establishment to repair and munition it would fail into Italo Erman hands Given that Ger Man or italian Crews could be quickly improvised and trained in the use of French naval apparatus to make that Fleet a dead in added menace to England Industry not geared in British hands the French Fleet is of less value while pro Viding Crews either of British sailors or French volunteers to Man the ships would be easy British Industry is not geared to French naval specifications any More than is German or italian keeping the French ships up and unit toned would be a terrific Job for British Industry and would complicate the problem of seeping Britain own fleets at maximum War effectiveness it is an easily understands ble situation the calibres of French naval Gruns differ from those of the British the specifications for French naval engines that drive the ships or for the thousands of specialized auxiliary machines that make a battleship a Marvel of compact mechanization differ from the British or italian specifications for like units deprived of the support of the Industry and trained personnel ashore any Fleet would be of limited value in War to duplicate that Industry would be a task of seeming impossibility for even a great Industrial nation already operating at full War Speed to serve its own ships and armies but those colonies but what of Frances orphaned overseas colonies and possessions they Are definitely out of Ger Man or italian reach while Brit Ain rules the seas nor should it be forgotten that in the last dark hour before France reached the end of her endurance and sought an armistice Britain proffered her full political and economic Union the two governments declare that frence and great Britain shall no longer be two but one franc British said that British proposed and French re ejected joint statement the Constitution of the Union will provide for joint organs of defense foreign financial and economic and during the for a single Cabinet command there was More of it to unify citizenship merge All resources share All costs of War rehabilitation and presumably weave in to a single nation the whole vast world fabric of French and Brit ish possessions and interests whether that offer might still hold Good for a syn Bol of French sovereignty driven into exile is not Clear the latest word from the French temporary capital at Bordeaux said that France turned Down the British offer because there was no to put the plan in operation but it is a striking illustration of British thought at this dire hour in her history and of the Post War Europe she might seek to build if she survives it is the first Long step involving even proffered submergence of Brit Ains National identity to attain a United states of Europe even of the world for there is Little ques Tion that should such a Union Ever be solemnized it would be open to All the Little nations of the Only week left to pay taxes saturday last Day on split payment plan Only one week retrained sat urday in which Lamar county property owners May make pay ment of taxes on the split pay ment plan without penalty county tax assessor collector Royce a fatten warned property owners saturday 5 p m sat urday july 29 will be the last Opportunity to pay on the split payment plan without penalty although june 30 is the deadline taxes cannot be paid that Day As it Falls on sunday and the office will be closed penalty and interest to be added after june 30 will amount to eight and on half per cent in creasing on half of one per cent until the tax Bill is paid Choctaw county group to attend 4h meet Hugo okla special miss Frances Jones Choctaw county Home demonstration agent and c l Weatherford county agent plan to accompany a group of 4h club boys and girls to Tishomingo monday to a 4h club judging school five girls and eight boys will attend the meet Mildred Lindon Sawyer 4h girl who was one of four state club members to represent Oklahoma at the National meeting in Washington d last week will speak on the interesting High lights of her trip Linden woman ill Linden new Man Turner has been ill at her Home Here since thursday factory imperfects of scr ular Grade sheer 51 Sprauge 2thread weight the prettiest Hose we have Ever seen from the makers of our Well known 007 silk Hose that we sell at 49c we now offer you 007 Nylon Hose at 79c every pair Brand new shades manufactured with in the past three weeks but All have slight imperfections that should not mar their appearance or service do used Supply and our desire that our Reg ular customers have an Opportunity to share in this remarkable offer we Are limiting this Sale to 2 pairs to the customer their Oversea dependencies that is formal pro Coral for a voluntary new order in Europe and much of the world it offers at least a place of temporary Refuge behind Britain Fleet for the orphaned fragments of the French dutch belgian danish and norwegian overseas nazi conquered continent and to empires beginning boys step to build up their party in the South the party National committee voted unanimously for a Rule which would deny Delegate representation in future National conventions to any congressional District which failed to poll votes in a National or state election prior to the convention party leaders said it was aimed primarily at the deep South where for Many years the republicans have polled hardly enough votes to make a Campaign Worth while the change in Rule if approved by the convention opening monday would make Southern leaders go to work and also would discourage efforts to buy up delegates leaders added r b Creager committeeman for Texas said he doubted the new Rule would affect Tex As at the next because he did not believe it would be difficult to get votes in each District in the coming presidential election and the 1942 by elections j a 0 a a 1 v Salesman Midsummer Sample line of la Bee misses summer frocks off regular prices three big groups regular 98c values regular values regular values sizes 3 to 12 fresh Crisp pretty Little dresses offered you right at the beginning of the hot summer months at genuine savings Fine printed Batiste dotted swisse Dot Ted Organ Dies dotted voiles sharkskin spun Rayons and Slub Broadcloth Dainty trims one and two piece styles for dress or play dresses you mothers will enjoy buying and the Little girls will get a thrill out of wearing Sale starts at 8 a m monday the Best at popular prices

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